Mary Louise Hemmeter
Mary Louise Hemmeter is a Professor in the Department of Special Education at Vanderbilt University. She serves as the co-faculty director of the Susan Gray School for Children. Her research focuses on effective instruction, social emotional development and challenging behavior, and translating research to practice. Currently, she is the principal investigator an IES-funded research project focused on the Pyramid Model Intervention and a Co-Investigator on the National Center for Quality Teaching and Learning. Dr. Hemmeter was a Co-Editor of the Journal of Early Intervention, and she completed a five-year term on the Division for Early Childhood's Board during which time she served as President. She is a member of the DEC Recommended Practices Commission.